I cherished my experience at SVA and would recommend the Summer Residency Program to anyone interested in strengthening their artistic practice.
Tim Roseborough
Artist

SVA’s Summer Residencies in New York City offer artists, designers and creative thinkers time, space and a supportive community in which to develop ideas and focus on their artistic direction.


In addition to our time-honored studio residencies, a variety of innovative professional immersion programs provide opportunities for artists to explore new areas of social and technological practice and engage critically within their field.


A unique combination of creative and professional resources provides a rich environment for growth and opportunity in the current, vibrant art scene.


On-campus housing is available, as are opportunities to display work.


For further information or questions regarding SVA’s Summer Residencies email residency@sva.edu or call 212.592.2188.

For further information or questions regarding SVA’s Summer Residencies email residency@sva.edu or call 212.592.2188.


To apply, please compile the following materials and submit them through our online application.

  • Work sample (see guidelines below)
  • Image list including title, medium, size and date (for visual work samples only)
  • Artist’s Statement / Statement of Purpose (250-500 words)
  • CV